SOURCE: NaviSite, Inc.

NaviSite, Inc.

February 07, 2012 07:00 ET

NaviSite Named #1 Best Managed Hosting Service for Third Year in a Row by HostReview

6th Annual Web Hosting Awards Recognizes Global Leaders and Innovators

ANDOVER, MA--(Marketwire - Feb 7, 2012) - NaviSite, Inc., a premier provider of enterprise-class hosting, managed application, managed messaging and managed cloud services, today announced it has been named #1 Best Managed Hosting Service for a third year in a row by HostReview, a popular and trusted online information source for the web hosting industry published by DevStart since 1998.

HostReview's 6th Annual Web Hosting Awards are a global recognition of innovators and market leaders, set up to reward outstanding contributions within the web hosting industry. Commenced in 2006, the HostReview Annual Awards have grown to be one of the most prestigious web hosting awards of its kind.

The HostReview team ranked firms by a number of factors including service quality, customer support, package diversity, new products, and overall performance. Award winners competed in eight categories, and demonstrating a unique approach and exceptional dedication in addressing the rapidly changing technologies and business challenges of their customers. Over the past year, the honored hosting providers brought incredible value and delivered innovative solutions to the companies and individual clients they serve and the marketplace as a whole.

"We are pleased to receive this recognition for the third consecutive year, particularly within a market where there continues to be more and more high quality competition," said Brooks Borcherding, President of NaviSite. "We differentiate ourselves with a robust portfolio of managed hosting, managed application and managed cloud services that our customers recognize as high value, feature rich, enterprise class solutions critical to optimizing IT performance to meet current and future business demands."

About HostReview
HostReview is a popular and trusted online information source for the web hosting industry published by DevStart since 1998. The site features a comprehensive article section, industry news, and one of the most complete directories of hosting service providers. HostReview is frequented by various audiences, ranging from industry insiders to internet entrepreneurs.

About DevStart, Inc.
DevStart, Inc. is a leading online provider of unique content and powerful tools for the web hosting, website promotion, and domain name registration industries. Attracting a monthly audience of nearly one million unique visitors, with decision makers at its core, DevStart's strong portfolio of media properties offer a uniquely collaborative environment for readers, writers, and advertisers. Since 1998, the DevStart Network has been a popular and trusted source of information and resources for webmasters. DevStart's major properties include HostReview, PromotionWorld, DomainInformer, and a variety of other websites that cater to webmasters and online business owners. DevStart's experienced staff, unique editorial features, and powerful free tools make the DevStart Network the Webmaster's Homepage.

About NaviSite
NaviSite, Inc., a Time Warner Cable Company, is a leading worldwide provider of enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. NaviSite provides a full suite of reliable and scalable managed services, including Application Services, industry-leading Enterprise Hosting, and Managed Cloud Services for organizations looking to outsource IT infrastructures and lower their capital and operational costs. Enterprise customers depend on NaviSite for customized solutions, delivered through a global footprint of state-of-the-art data centers. For more information about NaviSite's services, please visit